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For the past three years, Illinois veterans have gone on a 500-mile endurance cycling event from Cairo, Ill., to the western Chicago suburb of St. Charles in an event known as the Gold Star 500.

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The Art Gallery is currently featuring the artwork of Kim Rabe’s child daycare of Crescent City. Though it’s been an unusual year due to the pandemic, several of the children were able to atte…

The Sept. 1 meeting of the Crescent City village board was called to order by mayor Mark Rabe at 7:02 p.m. Present for the village were Joe Belott, Kim Rabe, Scott Dirks, Dennis Ritzma, Steve …

Crescent City residents are reminded the town-wide recycling program will be Sept. 17. Those who take part are asked to have items to the curbside by 7:30 a.m.

Crescent City residents are reminded the town-wide recycling program will be Sept. 17. Those who take part are asked to have items to the curbside by 7:30 a.m.

The History of Model Trains display at the Crescent City Historical Society will be the main attraction when the CCHS is open Sunday, Sept. 13. The CCHS, located in the upstairs of city hall, …

Iroquois Memorial Hospital will offer its Know Your Numbers Lab Fair Sept. 14-19. Each day offers a blood panel with health screenings for a nominal fee, plus additional screenings will be ava…

The Crescent-Iroquois Booster Club will meet at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at Heritage Park, Crescent City. Masks and social distancing will be encouraged.

With so many area events and activities cancelled or postponed, the Milford Christmas Parade committee wondered whether the parade would fall victim to Covid-19 as well. A few of the committee…

The Iroquois County Genealogical Society will host its popular “One-on-One” program next week, Aug. 10-14. This program allows individuals who are working on tracing their family lineage to ha…

Dr. Rod and Susan Yergler, Crescent City, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. The couple was married Aug. 9, 1980, at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Crescent City.

The Watseka Masonic Lodge recently held its 155th Installation of Officers. The Watseka Lodge was established in 1865 and has been serving the community ever since, according to information pr…

The Crescent City Historical Society will be open 1-3 p.m. this Sunday, Aug. 2. The CCHS is located in the upstairs of city hall, 400 Main Street. For those who cannot manage the stairs, items…

Established in 2013, the Mary Helen Roberts Trust (also known as William and Helen Haubach Trust) was created for the purpose of funding charitable, religious, educational, and scientific caus…